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4.8 out of 5

"Loved staying at the dolphin apartments , close to beach and shops but still quiet and peaceful. Great views if you order those rooms. Just lovely. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 04 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Apollo Bay awaits you at The Dolphin Apartments. You'll be 1.5 km (0.9 mi) from Apollo Bay Harbour and 7.1 km (4.4 mi) from Great Otway National Park. Highlights at this property include free self parking, and in-room kitchens and private spa tubs.

Each apartment is individually decorated and features a plasma TV with digital channels, along with a washer/dryer, free WiFi, and an iPod dock. In-room dining is easy with a kitchen that comes equipped with a refrigerator, a microwave, and a stovetop. A living room, a dining area, and a DVD player are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

This business-friendly apartment building offers free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and concierge services. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a terrace, and a garden.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Apollo Bay property, you'll be 17.1 km (10.6 mi) from Maits Rest Rainforest Walk and 28.7 km (17.9 mi) from Hopetoun Falls.

Two Bedroom Apartment - Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max
AU$191* Per night/room 2 Jun. - 3 Jun.

Two Bedroom Apartment - Upgrade Special

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Penthouse Apartment - Ocean View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apartment, Partial Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

The Dolphin Apartments ratings based on 374 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Dolphin Apartments

Everyone (122) Couples (126) Family (125)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Mar. 2020

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3 Mar. 2020 by Emily

Thank you for taking the time to score your stay with us. We appreciate you letting others know you were satisfied with the service and accommodation. Kind regards Emily Stephens - Manager

5 out of 5
Loved staying at the dolphin apartments , close to beach and shops but still quiet and peaceful. Great views if you order those rooms. Just lovely.

Posted by , from Geelong on 4 Feb. 2020

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5 Feb. 2020 by Emily

Thank you Kris for your glowing review. It's wonderful to see you back again and enjoying the quiet and peaceful Apollo Bay. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards, Emily

4 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2020

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14 Jan. 2020 by Emily

Thank you for taking the time to score your stay with us. We are very happy to see you enjoyed your time. Best wishes Emily Stephens - Manager

5 out of 5
Great location within walking distance to everything needed.

Posted by on 7 Jan. 2020

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14 Jan. 2020 by Emily

Thank you for taking the time to score your stay with us. Very happy to see you gave us 5 out of 5. This will certainly assist future guests in making their decision. Thank you for staying with us. Kind regards, Emily Stephens - Manager

5 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Nov. 2019

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9 Nov. 2019 by Emily

Thank you for your review and score

5 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Nov. 2019

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9 Nov. 2019 by Emily

Thank you for you review and high score

5 out of 5
Great place to stay, roomy, great views and a short walk to the main shops. I would say this is the nicest place I have stayed in Apollo Bay!

Posted by , from Melbourne on 27 Oct. 2019

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27 Oct. 2019 by Emily

Thank you Rob for your review and comments. Very happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us and appreciated the lovely view from your apartment. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes Emily Stephens Manager

5 out of 5
Ocean views and kind managers who had baby gate ready for us

Posted by on 23 Oct. 2019

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24 Oct. 2019 by Emily

Thank you for your review and high score. We believe everyone should enjoy the Penthouse Apartments and with a set of internal stairs the child gate is a must. Happy to oblige. Happy travels

5 out of 5
Spectacular ocean view. Clean, modern apartment. Close proximity to shops, cafes and restaurants, quick 2 minute walk. Recommended.

Posted by on 14 Oct. 2019

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14 Oct. 2019 by Emily

Thank you for your positive review and recommendation. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon. Happy travels Emily Stephens - Manager

5 out of 5
Kitchen and bathrooms are very good. However a remote control for heater is not wotking properly.

Posted by on 8 Oct. 2019

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8 Oct. 2019 by Emily

Thank you for posting your review and 5 stars. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for letting us know about the remote control. This is certainly something we can easily fix if made aware of it during your stay. Thank you for staying with us. Best wishes Emily Stephens - Manager

About the The Dolphin Apartments

Location 2 Thomson Street, Apollo Bay, VIC 3233

Property Features

As a guest of The Dolphin Apartments, you'll find a fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi is free in public spaces. The luxury The Dolphin Apartments also features barbecue grills, a garden, and concierge services. Self parking is free. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Apollo Bay apartment.

  • 1 building
  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 2005
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Separate living room1
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Washer/dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (193.5 km / 120.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Dolphin Apartments offers 14 accommodations with private spa tubs and iPod docking stations. These individually decorated accommodations have separate living rooms. 50-inch plasma televisions come with digital channels and DVD players. Accommodations at this 4.5-star apartment have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and safes. Additionally, rooms include washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided weekly. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2018.

  • Private hot tub
  • In-room kitchen
  • Washer and dryer
  • Dining room
  • Living room
  • IPod dock
  • Plasma television
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 5.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Dolphin Apartments

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cleaning deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay (for guests under 25 years old)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 5.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Dolphin Apartments Apartment Apollo Bay
  • Dolphin Apartments Apartment
  • Dolphin Apartments Apollo Bay
  • Dolphin Apartments
  • The Dolphin Apartments Apollo Bay/Great Ocean Road
  • The Dolphin Apartments Apollo
  • The Dolphin Apartments Apartment
  • The Dolphin Apartments Apollo Bay
  • The Dolphin Apartments Apartment Apollo Bay

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
  • Alcohol isn't served at The Dolphin Apartments.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.